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121 (Pillitz, Christopher). Theroux, Paul BRAZIL INCARNATE
Zurich/New York: Edition Stemmle, (2000). (2000). 3908163242 / 9783908163244 Fine 
Zurich/New York: Edition Stemmle, (2000).. (2000).. Fine. - Quarto [14-1/2 inches high by 10-7/8 inches wide], gray cloth in a dust wrapper. There is a small dent to the bottom edge of the rear cover. Unpaginated. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations by Christopher Pillitz. Near fine.

"A Five Years Study on Brazilian Sexuality and Body Culture".

Preface by Caetano Veloso. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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122 (Polk, Prentice H.; Van Der Zee, James; Parks, Gordon; De Carava, Roy; et al). Coar, Valencia Hollins A CENTURY OF BLACK PHOTOGRAPHERS; 1840-1960
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, (1983). (1983). 0911517006 / 9780911517002 Very good 
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, (1983).. (1983).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. The binding is rubbed with a light glue stain to the top corner of the front wrap & with minor scratches. 192 pages. Profuse black-and-white & sepia-toned full-page & textual illustrations. The contents are fine. Very good.

Published in conjunction with a traveling exhibition which was shown at the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design from March 31 to May 8, 1983. Included are essays by Deborah J. Johnson and Michael R. Winston, and "Photography and Afro-American History" by Angela Davis. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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123 (Ponting, Herbert). Arnold, H. J. P HERBERT PONTING / ANOTHER WORLD: Photographs in the United States, Asia, Europe & Antarctica 1900-1912
London: Sidgwick & Jackson Limited, (1975). (1975). Fine 
London: Sidgwick & Jackson Limited, (1975).. (1975).. Fine. - Tall quarto, black cloth titled in gilt on spine, in B&W pictorial dw. The dw is lightly rubbed with the top edge lightly creased. 127 & [1] pp. Profuse B&W illustrations from photographs by Herbert Ponting. Near fine in a very good dw.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD

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124 (Porter, Eliot). Levi, Peter THE GREEK WORLD
New York: E. P. Dutton, (1980). (1980). 0525118128 / 9780525118121 Very good 
New York: E. P. Dutton, (1980).. (1980).. Very good. - Oblong quarto, white cloth titled in blue, in a color pictorial dust wrapper. There is light staining or discoloration to the covers & the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. 144 pages. Profuse color photographic illustrations by Eliot Porter. The contents are fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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125 (Prosek, Josef). Rezac, Jan JOSEF PROSEK
Praha: SNKLU, 1960. 1960. Good 
Praha: SNKLU, 1960.. 1960.. Good. - Small quarto [6-3/4 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The binding is rubbed with the head & tail of the spine chipped. There is a light crease to the front wrap with a chip to the bottom corner. 18 & [2] pages, 60 full-page black-and-white illustrations from photographs by Josef Prosek, and colophon. Also with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. Good.

Umelecka fotografie, svazek 16. The text is in Czech. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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126 (Rankin-Smith, Pamela). Witcher, Vann PERFECTLY CANDID. Preface Vann Witcher. Captions Sanford Dody
Barrytown, NY: Station Hill Press, 1994. 1994. Fine 
Barrytown, NY: Station Hill Press, 1994.. 1994.. Fine. - Quarto, red cloth titled in blue on spine & in blind on front cover, in tan pictorial dw. There is a price-sticker on the front flap of the dw. 150 & [2] pp. Profuse full-page B&W illustrations from photographs by Pamela Rankin-Smith. Near fine.

First edition.

Portraits of politicians, authors, painters, performing artists and movie stars. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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127 (Rathenau, Ernest). (Arnold, Sir Edwin; Bikshu, Subhandra; et al) ORIENTALS: People from India, Malaya, Bali, China. Text selected from writings of Sir Edwin Arnold, Subhandra Bikshu, Pearl S. Buck, Confucius, Miguel Covarrubias,Gertrude Emerson, Eli Faure, L. J. Gallagher, Kalidasa, Rudyard Kipling, Laotse, Lusin, Mencius, Jawaharlal Nehru, Marco Polo, Lau Shaw, Rabindranath Tagore, Lin Yutang, Beryl de Zoete. Edited by Horst
New York: J. J. Augustin Publisher, 1945. 1945. Good 
New York: J. J. Augustin Publisher, 1945.. 1945.. Good. - Quarto, tan cloth titled in brown on the front cover. The binding is darkened with staining to the front cover & 3 small pieces out of the cloth. The lower quarter of the backstrip is partially detached & there are tears & fraying to the front joint. 108 pages. The book is partially cracked at the title. The endpapers are somewhat darkened with some soiling to the front endpaper. Profuse full-page black-and-white illustrations from photographs by Ernest Rathenau. The illustrations are clean & bright. Good.

First edition.

Inscribed by Ernest Rathenau on the front endpaper in the year of publication. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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128 (Rautert, Timm; Baldessari, John; Schweizer, Helmut; Erben, Josef; Kuppel, Edmund; Tremlett, David). Schmalriede, Manfred; et al AQ 15
Frankfurt/M. [West Germany]: AQ, (1975). (1975). Very good 
Frankfurt/M. [West Germany]: AQ, (1975).. (1975).. Very good. - Small quarto [8-1/8 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers with a cover illustration by John Baldessari. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed. Unpaginated. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

"AQ zeigt: Situationen zeitgenossischer Kunst & Literatur / presente: situations de l'art & litterature contemporains / presents: situations of contemporary art & literature". The text is in German with French and English translations. This issue is devoted to photography. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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129 (Richardson, Nan; and Hagen, Charles; editors) PHOTOSTROIKA: NEW SOVIET PHOTOGRAPHY. Aperture (Number One Hundred Sixteen / Fall 1989). (Cover title)
(New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1989). 1989). Fine 
(New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1989).. 1989).. Fine. - Quarto [11-3/8 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], soft cover bound in pictorial grayish blue wraps. The wraps are very lightly rubbed & slightly bumped. 76 pages plus ads. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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130 (Ritts, Herb; Vallhonrat, Javier; Watson, Albert; Elgort, Arthur; Roversi, Paolo; et al) TROISIEME FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE LA PHOTO DE MODE BERCELONE 1991: Sous le haut patronage du Ministere de la Culture et de la Communication avec le soutien de la Mairie de Barcelone
(Paris: Diez & Jacquot), [1991]. [1991]. 2950628206 / 9782950628206 Very good 
(Paris: Diez & Jacquot), [1991].. [1991].. Very good. - Quarto [12-7/8 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative wrappers. The wraps are slightly soiled with their edges very slightly darkened & there is a scratch to the front wrap. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good.

Among the photographers are Herb Ritts, Javier Vallhonrat, Albert Watson, Arthur Elgort and Paolo Roversi. 
Price: 95.00 USD

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AARON SISKIND PHOTOGRAPHS., (Rosenberg, Harold). Siskind, Aaron.
131 (Rosenberg, Harold). Siskind, Aaron. AARON SISKIND PHOTOGRAPHS.
New York: Horizon Press, (1959). (1959). Good 
FIRST EDITION OF THE FIRST MONOGRAPH ON AARON SISKIND - Quarto, 13-3/8 inches high by 10-3/8 inches wide. Black cloth titled in red and silver on the spine and silver and black on the front cover, in a black & white pictorial dust wrapper. The covers are slightly rubbed. The dust jacket is creased with some minor chips and tears to the edges. There is soiling to the jacket's rear panel. [10] pages of text, with an introduction by Harold Rosenberg, illustrated with 50 full-page plates of Siskind's photographs, each titled on the facing page. There is a stain to the front pastedown and minor foxing to the fore edge. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition of the first monograph on Siskind. "In a statement on 'the essential photographic art', Aaron Siskind has said: 'The start is from a previous picture. There is no preconception, rather predisposition (which predisposition includes the camera, lenses and the film with me at the time). I will usually return to a familiar place or one that seems familiar. I stand still or move slowly, feeling things like the impulse of shapes, the direction of lines, the quality of surfaces. I frame with my eye (sometimes with my hands) as the ground glass would frame. Nothing that one could reasonably call thinking is taking place at this stage. The condition is total absorption; the decision (a picture!) is spontaneous...'." - [Quoted from the dust wrapper's blurb]. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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YACHT UNDER SAIL PHOTOGRAPH: A SUPERB POSTER FOR THE EXHIBITION OF THE ROSENFELD COLLECTION AT THE BMW GALLERIES, (Rosenfeld)
132 (Rosenfeld) YACHT UNDER SAIL PHOTOGRAPH: A SUPERB POSTER FOR THE EXHIBITION OF THE ROSENFELD COLLECTION AT THE BMW GALLERIES
New York, 1987. 1987. Fine 
New York, 1987.. 1987.. Fine. - sc - A bold 36 inch high by 24 inch wide exhibition poster illustrated with a superb photograph of a crew manning the magnificent sails of a sailing ship. The men scurry along the deck which can be seen along the bottom as the giant sails rise on the masts above filling most of the image. Titled along the top "Rosenfeld Collection / at the BMW Gallery / November 1987 through April 1988 320 Park Avenue at 51st Street, New York, New York". There is but minor faint creasing along the left edge. Near fine. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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133 (Rossner, Willi; Hohne, Erich; Pisarek, Abraham; et al). Kil, Wolfgang; editor HINTERLASSENSCHAFT UND NEUBEGINN: Fotografien von Dresden, Leipzig und Berlin in den Jahren nach 1945
Leipzig [Germany]: VEB Fotokinoverlag, (1989). (1989). 3731100665 / 9783731100669 Very good 
Leipzig [Germany]: VEB Fotokinoverlag, (1989).. (1989).. Very good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9-5/8 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. 175 pages plus colophon. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations. The top edge is lightly spotted. Near fine.

The text is in German. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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134 (Roth, Harold; Freeman, Don; Guzman; Stern, Bert; Aroche, Guy; et al). (Gilloolly, Sheila; Snyder, Adam; et al) BIG IN NEW YORK CITY Number 7
Madrid: Marcelo Junemann, n.d. [circa 1992-94]. n.d. [circa 1992-94]. Very good 
Madrid: Marcelo Junemann, n.d. [circa 1992-94].. n.d. [circa 1992-94].. Very good. - Folio [16 inches high by 11-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative black & silver wrappers. The wraps are lightly bumped & rubbed with a price sticker on the front wrap & some light staining to the rear wrap. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations & pictorial ads. Very good.

The photographs in this issue are by Harold Roth, the Douglas Brothers, Guy Aroche, Don Freeman, David Lachappelle, Steven Meisel, Guzman and Bert Stern. An editorial note states that the photographers and writer featured here have spent a signfiicant amount of time in New York, "experiencing the city in all of its guises--dangerous, sexy, comforting, boisterous, depressing, and most important of all, alive". The text is printed in Spanish and English. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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135 (Runkel-Hue Williams) PAUL LASTER
(London: Runkel-Hue-Williams Ltd, 1991). 1991). 1870715144 / 9781870715140 Very good Signed
(London: Runkel-Hue-Williams Ltd, 1991).. 1991).. Very good. SIGNED BY PAUL LASTER - Small quarto [9-38 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed white wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed & soiled. 45 pages plus colophon. 14 full-page color illustrations after photo collages by Paul Laster. Very good.

Limited edition of 1,200 copies.

"Runkel-Hue-Williams Ltd, 6/9 Old Bond Street, London....17 April - 17 May 1991". (Catalog).

The introduction to the catalog is by Sarah Kent.

Signed by the artist Paul Laster on the title page. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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136 (Samaras, Lucas). (Ratcliff, Carter) LUCAS SAMARAS: SITTINGS 1979-1980. December 5, 1980-January 10, 1981. The Pace Gallery 32 East 57 St. New York. (Introductory essay by Carter Ratcliff). (Catalog)
New York: Pace Gallery Publications, 1980. 1980. Very good 
New York: Pace Gallery Publications, 1980.. 1980.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 10 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed with a crease to the front wrap. [48] pages, including full-page photographic illustrations in color and black & white. Very good.

Carter Ratcliff writes about Samaras's approach to photographing naked models and about his own experience of posing for him. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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137 (Samaras, Lucas). Lifson, Ben SAMARAS: THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF LUCAS SAMARAS. Essay by Ben Lifson
(New York): Aperture Foundation, Inc., (1987). (1987). 0893812412 / 9780893812416 Very good 
(New York): Aperture Foundation, Inc., (1987).. (1987).. Very good. - Oblong quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 12-1/2 inches wide], dark gray cloth titled in red on the spine. The covers are very lightly rubbed with the bottom edges slightly faded. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed. 181 pages. There is an owner's ink signature on the half-title. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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138 (Sander, August). Conrath-Scholl, Gabriele; Hochleitner, Martin; Lange, Suzanne AUGUST SANDER: Linzer Jahre 1901-1909
(Munchen): Schirmer/Mosel, (2005). (2005). 3829602170 / 9783829602174 Fine 
(Munchen): Schirmer/Mosel, (2005).. (2005).. Fine. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide), light gray cloth in a dust wrapper. 223 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Fine.

Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title, which was shown at Landesgalerie Linz from 1 December 2005 to 8 January 2006 and at Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Koln from 10 February to 7 May 2006. The text is in German. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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139 (Sanford, Elise Mitchell; Niro, Shelley; Young K.; Szabo, Joe). Dawson, Fielding; Hesse, Gary CONTACT SHEET 83
(Syracuse, NY: Light Work), circa [1994]. [1994]. Very good 
(Syracuse, NY: Light Work), circa [1994].. [1994].. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 8 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. There is a crease to the top corner of the front wrap with some light creasing along the spine. One of the foundations listed on the rear wrap has been circled in ink. [30] pages, including inside wraps. Photographic illustrations in black & white. Very good.

Light Work, director Jeffrey Hoone, assistant director Gary Hesse, supports photographers and fosters the appreciation and understanding of photographic arts in New York State through a grant program, an artist-in-residence program, exhibitions and the publication "Contact Sheet". The main feature of this issue is a portfolio of photos by Joe Szabo, "25 Years at Jones Beach" with a commentary by author and poet Fielding Dawson. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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140 (Schwartz, Bern). Schwartz, Ronny BRITISH CONTEMPORARIES: Portraits by Bern Schwartz
New York: International Center of Photography, (1983). (1983). Very good 
New York: International Center of Photography, (1983).. (1983).. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 9 inches square], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed & bumped. 10 pages. 7 pages of color photographic portraits by Bern Schwartz. Very good.

Catalog for an exhibition curated by Miles Barth and shown at the International Center of Photography, New York, from April 8 through May 29, 1983. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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